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Dates: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
City / State: Longview, TX
Event Name: Historic (Gregg County)
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 106552 2017/Y1550
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 km/5 km - 1A
Description: Walk box replaced as of June 1. Ask for box at the 24-hour service window. Walk route passes downtown museums, shops, eateries, and historical locations. Inside the Post Office view the WPA artwork of Thomas Stell. Explore Greenwood cemetery and the Nuggett Hill historic area. Daily 6am-3 hours before dusk.
Amenities: Strollers: Easy | Wheelchairs: Easy | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Cities in Song, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, United States Post Offices, Water Towers
Start Times: Daily 6:00 am to 3 hours before dusk.
Location: Longview Police Station
Start Point / Driving Directions: 302 W Cotton, 75601. W take I-20 E to TX-31, N on TX-31 to E Cotton. Right on E Cotton. Police Station approx. 1/2 mile on Right. E take I-20 W to Longview, exit 595 Estes Pkwy. Merge to I-20 Frontage Rd N. Right to Estes Pkwy/W Loop 281, continue on Estes Pkwy. (Estes Pkwy becomes High) Continue on S High to Cotton. Left on Cotton. Police Station on left of road. Walk box located in the lobby of the Policy Station.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Visit www.visitlongviewtexas.com for listing of festivals and upcoming events. Don't miss the Great Texas Balloon Race in July. Enjoy a Downtown LIVE event at Heritage Plaza on Fridays--check website for specific listings.
Host Club: East Texas Trekkers, Inc.
Contact: Vickie Pendergrass (903) 360-2159
Website: www.walktx.org/EastTexasTrekkers
E-Mail Contact: vsp987@aol.com